Posted: 03/20/2009 - Legislative negotiators agree on a bill allowing two coal-fired power plants in southwest Kansas.
Posted: 03/20/2009 - A Senate committee has endorsed a proposed amendment to the Kansas Constitution to guarantee an individual's right to own a gun.
Posted: 03/20/2009 - Kansas legislators are working on developing a new state transportation plan to replace the 10-year program that ends June 30.
Updated: 03/20/2009 - An adviser to Iran's president is downplaying President Barack Obama's new video message to the Iranian people.
Updated: 03/20/2009 - President Barack Obama is turning to his vast political network in a high-stakes effort to win the day with his $3.6 trillion budget proposal.
Posted: 03/20/2009 - A Kansas Senate committee has endorsed a state budget proposal that avoids cuts in public school aid and uses federal stimulus dollars to stay balanced.
Posted: 03/20/2009 - It's the Senate's turn to take a swipe at AIG and the bonuses the bailed out insurance giant paid its employees.
Posted: 03/19/2009 - Vice President Joe Biden says the Obama administration will be judged on whether it's able to raise the standard of living for the middle class.
Posted: 03/19/2009 - President Barack Obama says his administration's plan to invest heavily in energy research now during hard times will create the kinds of jobs and technology the United States needs to survive economically.
Posted: 03/19/2009 - Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley says the Obama administration's change in policy toward medical marijuana is a bad idea.
Posted: 03/19/2009 - President Barack Obama is out to show there's support for his stimulus package even among Republicans.
Posted: 03/19/2009 - House Democrats say executives who got big bonuses while their companies took billions in bailouts should get a visit from the taxman.
Updated: 03/18/2009 - Some Republicans in the Kansas House are pushing for random drug testing for people who receive cash assistance from the state.
Posted: 03/18/2009 - Transportation Secretary Deb Miller says Kansas is in danger of losing $11 million in federal highway funds.
Posted: 03/18/2009 - The Obama administration is formally endorsing a U.N. declaration calling for the worldwide decriminalization of homosexuality, a measure former President George W. Bush had refused to sign.
Posted: 03/18/2009 - The nation's top law enforcement officer has told reporters federal agents will target marijuana distributors that violate both federal and state law.
Posted: 03/18/2009 - A Kansas Senate committee has endorsed a bill limiting where violent sexual predators can be housed while they're waiting to be released from state custody.
Posted: 03/18/2009 - Two top state officials are skeptical of a request from Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. for nearly $38 million in state incentives.
Posted: 03/18/2009 - The Kansas Senate has approved a bill imposing new requirements on abortion providers, sending it to Gov. Kathleen Sebelius.
Posted: 03/18/2009 - A Kansas House committee is likely to vote today on a bill banning smoking in most public places statewide.
Posted: 03/18/2009 - The House Appropriations Committee completed its work yesterday on next year's state budget that would trim school funding by $26 million.
Posted: 03/17/2009 - Two key senators have announced a plan to levy steep excise taxes on employee bonuses paid by companies that receive government bailout money.